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by Dummer, Horace Boylston

Lets Have Peace (poster)

Lets Have Peace (poster)

by Anonymous (Lisa)

Berkeley: Berkeley Poster Workshop, circa 1970. Horizontal creasing to paper below the image, creasing along top corners; in excellent shape with a bright and crisp print.. Silkscreen poster. 15 x 24 1/4 inches. An anti-war poster from the Berkeley Political Poster Workshop. "Lets Have Peace / Lisa" with an image of a girl holding a flower screenprinted in blue on thin brown wrapping paper. The Political Poster Workshop was a loose collective of student activists that formed in 1970 out of... Read more
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$250.00
Capezio Maquette (Blue)

Capezio Maquette (Blue)

by MATTER, Herbert

ca. mid-1950s. In fine, excellent condition, mounted and framed with some wear to the frame.. 6.5 x 12.5 inches. 15.75 x 19.75 inches framed. Collage on paper by Herbert Matter. Presumably intended as a preliminary mockup for an advertisement for the Capezio, Inc. footwear design firm.
Item Price
$500.00
[Untitled intaglio print]; Snow

[Untitled intaglio print]; Snow

by ICART, Louis

Paris: Les Graveures Modernes, 1923. unbound. Sepia toned etching and aquatint on heavy wove cream paper with wide margins. Image measures 4" x 2.25", sheet measures 10" x 6.5" and unfolds to 10" x 13". Publisher's copyright at top of plate. Signed by the artist in pencil in lower right. A delicate print showing a fashionable woman walking through the snow. Louis Icart (1888-1950) was a French artist best known for his depictions of glamorous women.
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$150.00
Shattered life : gravure sur bois

Shattered life : gravure sur bois

by Ign Ade (Yogyakarta, 1983)

Yogyakarta, 2011. Estampe. Illus. by Ign Ade. Très bon. Aucune reliure. Signé par l'auteur. Ed. originale. [Yogyakarta], 2011. Gravure sur bois. Feuille : 96 x 64 cm, sujet : 59 x 40 cm. Epreuve unique, justifiée, titrée, signée et datée. Cette gravure fut tirée en vue de sa reproduction en sérigraphie pour une boîte à néon, également en tirage unique, en réduction au tiers, ce qui explique son tirage pour le... Read more
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€140.00
The Sacrilege of Alan Kent / Le Sacrilège d'Alan Kent (Photos!)

The Sacrilege of Alan Kent / Le Sacrilège d'Alan Kent (Photos!)

by Alexander Calder, Erskine Caldwell

"The Sacrilege of Alan Kent / Le Sacrilège d'Alan Kent" by Erskine Caldwell (translated to French by Marcel Duhamel) is illustrated with 20 original color etchings by Alexander Calder, of which 5 are double-page etchings (including cover wrapper). Loose double-pages in-folio oblong (17 3/4" x 15 3/4") in a blue cloth-covered box with title printed in red on the spine. Text printed by Imprimerie Girard and etching by Atelier Morsang, in Paris. Justification page signed in black felt pen by Erskine... Read more
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$14,000.00
ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR ARTWORK FROM "TILLY'S RESCUE".  With signed book.

ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR ARTWORK FROM "TILLY'S RESCUE". With signed book.

by JAQUES, Faith.:

London, Heinemann, 1980.. 1980, image size 127 x 155 mm, 5 x 6 1/8 inches. Tilly, a small dressed Dutch doll and a large Teddy Bear are indoors admiring a starlit Christmas tree in a pot on a small table. Our image appears on the final page of the book. In a large cream mount. A Fine example, unsigned. The story is written and illustrated by Jaques, and is the second about brave doll Tilly. Sold with a very good clean bright copy of the first edition INSCRIBED in ink by the artist/author: "For Mary... Read more
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£975.00
Curious Old Copper and Brass Powderhorn / Old Horn; Sulpher Matches, Candle Extinguisher, Combination Tin Tinder Box

Curious Old Copper and Brass Powderhorn / Old Horn; Sulpher Matches, Candle Extinguisher, Combination Tin Tinder Box

by BEARD, Daniel Carter

1892, 1892. Watercolor drawing on paper. Image measures 7 1/2" x 8 3/7". This original watercolor drawing depicts a copper and brass powderhorn, possibly Dutch, and an old horn from the collection of Daniel C. Beard. The drawing dates from 1892, when Beard worked as an illustrator for books by Mark Twain, Ernest Crosby, and others. The choice of subject matter no doubt relates both to his early career as an engineer and surveyor, as well as to his later dedication to the pioneering spirit... Read more
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$450.00
Nixon "Understands Student Feelings"? (poster)

Nixon "Understands Student Feelings"? (poster)

by Anonymous

Berkeley: Berkeley Political Poster Workshop, Circa 1970. 4973 written in pencil in top left corner, understood by the Workshop as the police stamp of approval number and intended to prevent poster from being torn down. In fine, excellent condition.. Silkscreen poster. 17 x 22 inches. A protest poster from the Berkeley Political Poster Workshop, created in response to the Kent State shootings. Features the famous image of Mary Ann Vecchio kneeling over the body of Jeffrey Miller, May 4, 1970. The... Read more
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$400.00
Rhombus Laeuis La Barbue [Etching by Albert Flamen]

Rhombus Laeuis La Barbue [Etching by Albert Flamen]

by Flamen, Albert

Paris [presumably], 1660. Soft cover. Very Good. First edition (c1660); platemark: 4 3/16" x 7", sheet: approx. 4 1/2" x 7 1/2". Etched signature in lower left corner of plate: AB. Flamen. fe., lower right corner of plate: Cum privil. Regis XII. Minor foxing to lower margin; small light spot to lower right corner of sheet; very good or better. Albert Flamen was a Flemish etcher, engraver, and painter - active in France in the mid-1600s. Most of his works consisted of series of... Read more
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$2,500.00
Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

by CRONE, Rainer & WARHOL, Andy

New York: Praeger, 1970. First. hardcover. very good/poor. Andy Warhol. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white. 332 pages, all toned as usual. 4to, black-lettered orange cloth (lower corners worn; front inner hinge neatly repaired; several pages at rear are slightly creased). New York: Praeger, 1970. First edition. Overall a very good copy in a poor dust wrapper -- tattered and heavily repaired. The half-title page has a large ink inscription from Warhol along with a sketch of his iconic... Read more
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$4,500.00
Carte de voeux pour 1992 : gravure à la manière noire

Carte de voeux pour 1992 : gravure à la manière noire

by Avati, Mario

1992. Carte de voeux. Parfait. Aucune reliure. Signé par l'illustrateur. Ed. originale. Gravure en couleurs à la manière noire tirée en carte de voeux. 149 x 122 mm, sujet : 119 x 89 mm, signée à la plume, mention "Bon [sic] année 1992" à la plume au premier plat..
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€85.00
Fight couple : crayons de couleurs sur cartons découpés [dessin original signé / original drawing, signed]

Fight couple : crayons de couleurs sur cartons découpés [dessin original signé / original drawing, signed]

by Ign Ade (Yogyakarta, 1983)

Yogyakarta, 2008. Dessin. Illus. by Ign Ade. Parfait. Aucune reliure. Signé par l'auteur. Ed. originale. [Yogyakarta], sans date [ca 2008]. Deux figurines découpées dans du carton, coloriées aux crayons de couleurs, signées (et titrées au verso). Sujet homme : 13,5 x 10 cm. Sujet femme : 13 x 10,5 cm. Bet état. Ign Ade, né à Yogyakarta (Indonésie) en 1983, affectionne la gravure sur bois, le dessin, le collage et l'animation.... Read more
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€130.00
Poulet à la Vertès sous de Gaulle. Dessin original signé de Marcel Vertès sur le livre d'or du restaurant Camille Renault

Poulet à la Vertès sous de Gaulle. Dessin original signé de Marcel Vertès sur le livre d'or du restaurant Camille Renault

by [Livre d'or du restaurant Camille Renault] Vertès, Marcel (1895-1961)

Puteaux, 1961. Dessin. Illus. by Marcel Vertès. Bon. Aucune reliure. Signé par l'illustrateur. [1961]. 32,5 x 25 cm. Dessin original signé à l'encre. Diverses signatures au verso. Grand collectionneur et mécène, Camille Renault (1904-1984) tint le restaurant "Big Boy" à Puteaux de 1925 à 1967. Une boîte contenant papier, pinceaux et aquarelle y était à disposition pour les clients, artistes débutants ou... Read more
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€200.00
Lets Have Peace T-Shirt (poster)

Lets Have Peace T-Shirt (poster)

by Anonymous (Lisa)

Berkeley: Berkeley Poster Workshop, circa 1970. Light creasing along right edge. In fine, excellent condition.. Silkscreen poster. 11 1/2 x 18 inches. An anti-war poster from the Berkeley Political Poster Workshop featuring a version of the "Lets Have Peace / Lisa" logo, here being painted by a little girl onto a t-shirt worn by a man who resembles Malaquías Montoya. Printed on bright lime-green paper. The Political Poster Workshop was a loose collective of student activists that formed in 1970 out of... Read more
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$250.00
Original Artwork for "Be Happy Osaka", a maquette for the Piece in Color and Applied Jewels By Charles Fazzino; (with) a Small Hand-Colored black and White Print of the Piece Having the artstis' Corrections and Directions

Original Artwork for "Be Happy Osaka", a maquette for the Piece in Color and Applied Jewels By Charles Fazzino; (with) a Small Hand-Colored black and White Print of the Piece Having the artstis' Corrections and Directions

by Fazzino, Charles

Original work for this colorful Osaka City Japan scene by Fazzino, signed by him lower left; 32" x 26 3/4" approximate size, done on heavy white cardstock; with a blank margin to left of piece; with applied faux gemstone stars, circles, glitter; (with) a print of the trial piece in black and white, with some blue coloring, with the artist's pencil instructions and title below, done on a 13 1/2" x 10 1/4" sheet; light wear to paper edges; some soiling to blank margin on large... Read more
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$4,500.00
Write for Peace (poster)

Write for Peace (poster)

by Anonymous (RAPE)

Berkeley: Berkeley Poster Workshop, circa 1970. RAPE stamp on bottom right; some handwriting on verso; crease to top left corner. In excellent condition.. Silkscreen poster. 14 3/4 x 22 inches. An anti-war poster from the Berkeley Political Poster Workshop. Silkscreened on dot matrix printer paper with "University of California," "19 APR 70," and program code printed out on verso. The Political Poster Workshop was a loose collective of student activists that formed in 1970 out of screenprinting classes... Read more
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$250.00
AN ARTIST IN AMERICA [with Original Drawing]

AN ARTIST IN AMERICA [with Original Drawing]

by Benton, Thomas Hart

New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1937. Special Missouri Edition of the first edition that is SIGNED on the colophon page by Benton, the important American artist who was at the forefront of the Regionalist movement. Surrounding the signature and colophon is an original elaborate humorous drawing by Benton, signed twice--once as "Tom" and again as "Tom Collins" (in reference to the drink in his hand in the drawing). Benton inscribed the book and drawing to Roy Snyder, whose signature appears... Read more
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$1,450.00
Hunger is Violence (poster)

Hunger is Violence (poster)

by Anonymous

Berkeley: Berkeley Poster Workshop, circa 1970. Some stray black and red ink along the bottom, a few spots of blue ink to left of child, and a crease to the top right corner. In great condition overall.. Silkscreen poster. 14 3/4 x 33 inches. A poster from the Berkeley Political Poster Workshop featuring an emaciated child, printed on dot matrix computer paper with program code printed on verso. The Political Poster Workshop was a loose collective of student activists that formed in 1970 out of... Read more
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$300.00
Man Buried in Books

Man Buried in Books

by O'Brien, Tim

1st Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Surreal b/w photo of man inundated in books at different angles with photo label on back reading: Tim O'Brien artist name (his signature) and Society of Illustrators. Date and place guessed. Measures 25 cm x 20 cm.
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$190.86
[Smith, Jessie Willcox, Original Watercolor Line Drawings for Water-Babies] Mixed-Media Line Drawings for The Water-Babies

[Smith, Jessie Willcox, Original Watercolor Line Drawings for Water-Babies] Mixed-Media Line Drawings for The Water-Babies

by Smith, Jessie Willcox

Original Jessie Willcox Smith Watercolor Illustrations for The Water Babies, comprising one large sheet of six different mixed-media images (pen and ink and watercolor). Executed 1915-1916 and appearing in her famous Kingsley classic, The Water-Babies in 1916. On the verso is a written note, presumably in Smithís hand, stating: ìTitle- Illustrations for Water Babies/ Artist- Jessie Willcox Smith.î 28î x 22î Line drawings for any of Smithís books are quite... Read more
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$4,500.00
Sans titre [L'amour à la valise / Love with a suitcase] [dessin original signé / original drawing, signed]

Sans titre [L'amour à la valise / Love with a suitcase] [dessin original signé / original drawing, signed]

by Ign Ade (Yogyakarta, 1983)

Yogyakarta, 2005. Dessin. Illus. by Ign Ade. Très bon. Aucune reliure. Signé par l'auteur. Ed. originale. [Yogyakarta], sans date [ca 2005]. Encre sur papier signée. Feuille : 21,5 x 27,5 cm. Ign Ade, né à Yogyakarta (Indonésie) en 1983, affectionne la gravure sur bois, le dessin, le collage et l'animation. Il porte un intérêt tout particulier au détail. Depuis 2003, il a participé à une quarantaine d'expositions... Read more
Item Price
€105.00
ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR ARTWORK FROM TILLY'S RESCUE.  With signed book.

ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR ARTWORK FROM TILLY'S RESCUE. With signed book.

by JAQUES, Faith.:

London, Heinemann, 1980.. 1980, image size 129 x 157 mm, 5 x 6 1/5 inches, Tilly, a small dressed Dutch doll, is speaking to a large Teddy Bear who is holding a couple of branches of a fir tree, enormous cabbages as background. In a large cream mount. A Fine example, UNSIGNED. The story is written and illustrated by Jaques, and is the second about brave doll Tilly. Our image appears on page (24). Sold with a very good clean copy of the first edition which is inscribed in ink by Jaques on the front... Read more
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£895.00
Student Helen Monigles  design portfolio/journal, with 84 designs representing typography, graphic design and illustrative work.

Student Helen Monigles design portfolio/journal, with 84 designs representing typography, graphic design and illustrative work.

by Helen Monigle

Worcester, 1926. Paper. Very good +. Of her school years 7 and 8, quite surprising when work is viewed. New Woodland School: Worcester, c 1926-7 Portfolio consisting of loose design assignments, many graded B/B-/C, within tri-fold portfolio. 28 - small designs ranging 2x2 to 3x2, full color motif in the style of William Morris 15 - 5x8 designs with lettering, full color. 3 - 5 x 8 designs, lettering only 4 - smaller 4 x 6 designs, black ink only 17 - 5 x 8 studies, color... Read more
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$600.00
Original Sketch of "Woman and Fawn"

Original Sketch of "Woman and Fawn"

by CUMMINGS, E.E

c. 1921. In the 1920s, E.E. Cummings was a regular contributor of both writing and artwork to The Dial magazine, which was the preeminent Modernist journal of its time, publishing such writers as Joyce, Pound, Eliot, Cocteau, William Carlos Williams, Marianne Moore, Ford Madox Ford and such artists as Picasso, Cezanne, Matisse and Kandinsky. Cummings was only 25 years old when his first pieces were accepted for The Dial and, notably, it was the only place where his poems and his artwork were published... Read more
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$4,000.00
Drawings by Michael Leonard.

Drawings by Michael Leonard.

by Michael Leonard

Leonard. Michael. Drawings by Michael Leonard. Thomas Gibson Fine Art Ltd., London, 2004. 8vo, 1st edition. Card covers, pp48. Catalogue for exhibition held16th march to 27th April 2004. Illustrated throughout with black and white images of Micheal Leonard's work of Nudes and Portraits in Time. Inscribed on the front page "for Arnold [Rattenbury] with Love from Michael 4th August '04" There is also a 'post it' note on the title page in the hand of Leonard "How lovely talking to you. Keep well! Love M.... Read more
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£50.00